Mary Yeotsas Van de Graaf: Contributor Profile


Mary Yeotsas Van de Graaf grew up in suburban Connecticut, but fell in love with New York City at a young age. She moved to New York for college (she has a Bachelor’s degree in Neuroscience and a Master’s in Public Health) and has never left. She is a scientific researcher turned fundraiser and self-described urbanist. She loves design, food, spending time in parks, and learning about people. In her spare time she enjoys cooking in her tiny kitchen, crocheting blankets, practicing yoga, hiking, drawing, reading, and organizing her closets. She lives on the Upper East Side with her husband and a few too many plants.

Articles By Mary:

6 Fun Ways To Get Through the Winter Slump

On Navigating The Post-Election Thanksgiving of 2016

8 Ways to Make the Most of Fall